Travel Blogs from Memphis
... 8217;t have too much bite, which I find many barbeque places have. I like the smoky, brown sugar flavor, but I don’t want them to take a layer of skin off my tongue. I find it messes up the rest of the meal. Not these beans. And they weren’t full of a bunch of other stuff. Just beans and sauce done just right.
The cole slaw was good too, but I was too enthralled in the rest of the meal to adequately critique it. Actually, ...
... town for lunch, where we had a most interesting chat with the local owners. They told us how safe their town was. One lady hadn’t locked her house or car in the 20 years she had lived there, finishing off her story with, "But of course, everyone has a gun and if you come on my property you’d be staring down the barrel of a 22." The other lady added, “Yeah if you enter my house, you won’t be leaving it alive.” Good to know, we thought, ...
... not to laugh hysterically, wasn't going to worry about it. We are in it to win it now. Anyway a spent the trip telling us he was Irish and we seemed Irish and didn't he look Irish, everyone said he did. I would have agreed had he not been black as the ace of spades. The Hostel was very weird, I forgot that I had a code to get in. I thought I was going to be stranded in the industrial parking lot forever, the Scottish couple weren't keen ...
... family doing some swell gospel harmonies. A cross between Groucho Marx and 3 Stooges Moe delivered a lively version of "Ghost Riders In The Sky." A 9 year old girl played fiddle like Charlie Daniels (more on her later). There was a square dance number complete with wailin and a whoopin and a hollarin...and that was just from me and Deanne. It was quite an authentic scene, man. All "white" if you get my drift, but a beautiful snapshot of an era that, thanks to these fine folks, ...
... that we just pushed the numbers on the walls in the different rooms and listened as a recording told us about what we were looking at that particular moment. The house was last redecorated right before he died, so the 70's motif is what you see in the home. Imagine shag carpets on the floors, walls, and even ceilings in some rooms and dark paneling in the kitchen and back family room and basement. The house is not a mansion by any sense of today's standards. ...
Other places to stay in Memphis
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $224
- Pass it up
- Not What I expected
- Memorable Memphis
5069 Sanderlin Avenue, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Great Hotel, Great location
- Loved my stay at this great hotel
- Good for business travelers who don't take workout seriously
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $206
- Modern Luxury in Memphis
- "Not terribly impressed; OK but not great."
- Worth Every Dollar Spent
Richwood Home Owners Association, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $99
939 Ridge Lake Boulevard, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- Great hotel!
- Nice place!
- Excellent experience
Southeast Memphis Betterment Association, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $90
- Everything I expected
- The Best!!!!!!!!!!!!!
- Great time!
Handy Holiday Community Club, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $59
Midtown, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $183
- Great location, great rate, great staff
- Best part of our trip
- Central location, WiFi rulez!
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $136
- Great place to be
- Memphis Marriott-Downtown
- Terrific Staff. Great Hotel
5795 Poplar Ave., Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $149
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $135
Mc Kellar - Whitehaven-Levi PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $96
1022 S Shady Grove Rd, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $172
- Great accommodation - a little distance from tourist attractions though
- Good Hotel
- Two Thumbs Up!!
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $151
- Oh dear what a mistake!
- Rib City
- Bad Service, Hotel Noisy
Balmoral Residents Association, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $51
5877 Poplar Ave, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $96
- Stay Here!
- Park Place is my Place in Memphis
- A great find! A clean hotel that's worth the price. A
Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $79
- Decent Stay at Affordable Rate
- New owners and convenient to everything in Memphis
- Horrible hotel
Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $143
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $221
- # 1 hotel in Memphis
- What's the big deal?
- Won't stay anywhere else in Memphis
1236 Primacy Pkwy, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $97
- Wonderful hotel
- Great Stay
- An easy night in a pleasant hotel
1837 Union Ave, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $132
- Worst Experience ever!
- Clean rooms, great price
New Pathways, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $106
6500 Poplar Avenue, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $65
Quince - Oakhaven-Parkway PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $94
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $195
- Really good for a Hampton
- Great location but walls a little thin
- Good location
6015 Park Avenue, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $132